How to Setup KeepSolid SmartDNS on Nvidia Shield?

If you have such a media streaming device like Nvidia Shield, you definitely want to enjoy any movies and TV shows you like. However, you can watch Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, and BBC iPlayer only on the territory of the US or the EU (depending on the needed channel). Moreover, the range of available services and video streaming sites vary, as well as the content you can access via your physical location.

But don’t worry! KeepSolid SmartDNS is here to help you change DNS settings on Nvidia Shield. So, how to change DNS settings on Nvidia Shield? How to unblock US Netflix on Nvidia Shield? How to install BBC iPlayer on Nvidia Shield? Let’s check it out!

Important note before you start changing DNS settings on Nvidia Shield

The process of setting up of DNS for your Nvidia Shield is really easy. However, before you start making any changes, you should save your original DNS settings. You’ll need them in case if you want to switch back to the original settings. 

How to change DNS server on Nvidia Shield TV

1. Firstly, run your Nvidia Shield TV.

2. Now, you should go to Settings from the Home screen.

3. Choose Network.

4. Then choose the network you are connected.

5. In the new window, please go to IP settings.

6. Choose Static

7. In the appeared fields, you should keep IP address and Gateway the same and change the Network prefix length and DNS fields.

In the Network prefix length field, you should type in 24 and click the Next button. 

In the DNS 1 field, you should enter primary SmartDNS IP address for Nvidia Shield (62.210.136.158 - EU DNS or 69.162.67.202 - US DNS) > click Next.

Note: You should use the closest server to your real location as the primary DNS server for Nvidia Shield TV.

In the DNS 2 field, you should enter secondary SmartDNS IP address for Nvidia Shield (62.210.136.158 - EU DNS or 69.162.67.202 - US DNS) > click Next.

Note: You should use the second closest server as the secondary ones for Nvidia Shield.

10. Restart your Nvidia Shield TV.

 

That’s all! You’ve successfully configured KeepSolid SmartDNS on Nvidia Shield. Now you know how to manually change DNS settings on Nvidia Shield and easily access Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, Rai.TV, and BBC iPlayer from anywhere in the world. Enjoy the fastest DNS server for Nvidia Shield now.

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